Huw EDWARDS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1961-08-18
Education Llanelli Boys' GS, UC Cardiff (BA)
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Recreations N/A
Clubs Garrick
Style Huw Edwards, Esq
Career BBC: joined as trainee journalist 1984, parly corr BBC Wales 1986-88, political corr then chief political corr BBC TV News and BBC News 24 1988-99, presenter News at Six 1999-2002, presenter News at Ten 2003-, presenter News at Five BBC News channel 2006-, presenter of BBC TV and radio progs incl the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, Trooping the Colour, Festival of Remembrance, State Opening of Parliament, D-Day 60, The Story of Wales, Songs of Praise, Lloyd George, Gladstone and Disraeli, coverage of The Queen's Diamond Jubilee and progs on classical music incl BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, commentator London 2012 Olympic Opening and Closing Ceremonies, D-Day 70; hon prof of journalism Cardiff Univ 2007; Presenter of the Year BAFTA Cymru 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2009, Best News Coverage BAFTA 2004 (for coverage of the Madrid bombings), Best Live Event Coverage BAFTA 2012 (for the Royal Wedding); pres London Welsh Tst 2008-; pres: Gwalia Male Choir 2006-, London Welsh Male Voice Choir 2012-, vice-pres Cardiff Univ 2009 (pro-chllr 2013); patron: Nat Coll of Music 2005-, George Thomas Hospice 2007-, Bridgend Male Choir 2008, Trinity Hospice 2011-, Ty Bryngwyn Hospice Llanelli 2012-, Cancer Research Wales; ambass Prince's Tst; hon fell: Univ of Cardiff 2003, Univ of Wales Lampeter 2006, Univ of Wales Swansea 2007, Univ of Wales Newport 2007, Swansea Inst of HE 2007, Bangor Univ 2014; Hon DUniv Glamorgan 2007
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